To The Contrary

To The Contrary Film Festival: Clara - Angel of the Rockies

Special | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

This week on To The Contrary's All About Women and Girls Film Festival, we bring you the amazing true story of Clara Brown, a former slave who became a community leader and philanthropist during Colorado's Gold Rush. Learn why this African American historical icon is known as "the angel of the Rockies."

Aired: 12/23/16

Rating: NR

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